8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown. Image shows from L to R: Susie Dent, Jimmy Carr, Rachel Riley.

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown

Channel 4 panel show based on the words and numbers game. 125 episodes (18 series), 2012 - 2020. Stars Jimmy Carr, Robert Deaton, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson and others.

Series 15, Episode 3 is repeated today at 11:05pm.

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown. Image shows from L to R: Joe Wilkinson, Victoria Coren Mitchell. Copyright: Zeppotron.

Series 15, Episode 7

Jimmy Carr hosts a brand new show, as Sean Lock and Kevin Bridges take on guest captain Joe Wilkinson and Victoria Coren Mitchell. Plus special guest Adam Kay joins Susie Dent in Dictionary Corner, while maths whizz Rachel Riley looks after the numbers.

Notes

Joe and Victoria won, 46 points to 36.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 24th August 2018
Time
9pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Sean Lock Self
Rachel Riley Self
Susie Dent Self
Joe Wilkinson Self
Guest cast
Kevin Bridges Guest
Victoria Coren Mitchell Guest
Adam Kay Self
Writing team
Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
Gary Delaney Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
Martin Trenaman Writer (Additional Material)
Phil Kerr Writer (Additional Material)
James Farmer Writer (Additional Material)
Tom Baker Writer (Additional Material)
Michael Stranney Writer (Additional Material)
Henry Paker Writer (Additional Material)
Lloyd Langford Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Barbara Wiltshire Director
Damian Eadie Series Producer
Jordan Read Series Producer
Frazer Yorke Producer
Peter Gwyn Executive Producer
Richard Osman Executive Producer
Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
Richard Cohen Executive Producer
Jamie Shemeld Editor
George Winfield Editor
Del Shoebridge Editor
Rudi Thackray Production Designer
Alan Hawkshaw Composer
Mat Osman Composer
John Pohlhammer Announcer

Video

Joe Wilkinson doesn't press the buzzer

The panel are in stitches over Joe Wilkinson's failure to press the buzzer.

Featuring: Jimmy Carr, Joe Wilkinson, Victoria Coren Mitchell.

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